Our Jacksonville Office Rental Staff

Committed to Your Success

Though there are many things that make Midtown Centre great, we realize that our most important assets are the tenants we serve. To that end, we don’t see ourselves as landlords of a downtown Jacksonville office rental park – we instead act as partners who want to see you achieve your business goals. That often means we take a personalized approach to our business office rentals – so your location is tailor-made to suit your needs.

Desirée Dubón, Executive Vice President, has been with Midtown Centre for seven years focusing on asset management. She is a member of the Board of Directors of D Group Capital Corporation and Delta Maintenance Services among others. Ms. Dubón previously worked as a Project Manager with The Pegasus Group, a development company based in New York. She began her career in investment banking as a Corporate Finance analyst with Rothschild, Inc. focusing on M&A, Restructuring and Private Placements.

Ms. Dubón graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Huntsman Program earning a dual degree from the College of Arts and Sciences and The Wharton School with majors in International Studies, French and Finance. She also attended the Institut d’Etudes Politiques in France and completed an MBA in Real Estate at The Wharton School in 2005.

Ms. Dubón is a member and supporter of a number of cultural and charitable organizations based in Miami, Florida. She is also a certified PADI Open Water diver and member of the American Alpine Club. She enjoys alpine mountaineering, rock & ice climbing and running.

John Fish, Licensed Real Estate Broker/Director of Leasing, has worked for Midtown for 13 years. Prior to joining Midtown Centre, John was, for fifteen years, with the Koger Properties organization, the developer of Midtown Centre, known until 1999 as The Koger Center. A 30-year Jacksonville “native”, he finds Fall, Winter, and Spring are the favorite times of year with cool weather, football (Roll Tide!), and the perfect time to cruise the river in an old leaky wooden boat.

Michael D. McLaughlin, Chief Engineer of Maintenance/Construction, has worked for Midtown Centre for over 16 years, with field experience of 32 years. Mike has been married for 30 years with two older sons. He enjoys spending time with his Grandson, riding in his Pontoon boat and any water sports. Loves watching Gator football (Go Gators!), and grilling with friends. “Life is what you make it, so let’s make it fun!”

Elaine R. Billups, Business Manager, has worked for Midtown since 2014. A native and lifelong resident of Jacksonville, FL, Elaine has worked in the Aerospace, Construction, and Retail Industries before joining the Commercial Real Estate Industry. She is a Notary Public, and loves to spend time with her family. She is the mother of 1, grandmother of 4, and nearly 80 offspring refer to her Mom as “Granny”.

Brian Winters, Construction Foreman, has worked for the Midtown Centre Office Park for nearly 9 years. Brian served in the Florida National Guard for approximately five years. Prior to working for Midtown, Brian was self employed as a Painter. He has a 15 year old son, Jacob, who is his pride and joy and attends a local high school. Brian recently married the love of his life, Lisa, in Gatlinburg, TN. They enjoy fishing, the beach and travelling, whenever possible.

Bobby Burton, Maintenance Technician, has worked for Midtown Centre Office Park for 9 years. He is from Tennessee and a huge football fan. He loves good food, cold beer, University of Tennessee Vols and the Jacksonville Jaguars! Bobby celebrated 37 years in maintenance in November 2015.

George Adona, Maintenance Technician, has worked at Midtown for nine years. George is a Filipino “heavyweight” at 125 lbs. He is married to Olga and they have three sons. He likes saltwater fishing and is a big fan of Filipino World Champion Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao, his favorite professional boxer.

Mark Woodson, Maintenance Technician, has worked for Midtown for seven years. Mark is a married, is a father of 2, and has 3 grandchildren. He loves spending time with his family, especially the grandchildren! Mark also loves Target shooting.